Calling gambling expansion a “trifecta” for future success,” Texas, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew White has released a $9 billion plan that includes expanded gambling as a partial pathway to raise funds and cut property taxes in Texas.view
The National Indian Gaming Association will present a Chairman’s Leadership award to Charles “Chief” Boyd for his long-serving commitment and leadership as an Associate Member of NIGA during this week’s Indian Gaming 2018 Tradeshow and Convention.view
Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen is advising Connecticut officials not to assume a planned tribal casino in East Windsor can open without formal federal approvals.view
Disney Worldwide Services, Inc. with an additional $105,000 provided last month, has now contributed at least $4.655 million to a group trying to secure passage of a state constitutional amendment that could make it harder to expand gambling in Florida.view
Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen issued an opinion on Tuesday that darkens an already graying picture for the prospect of getting bill signed this session to legalize sports wagering in Connecticut.view
The National Indian Gaming Association Board of Directors came together on the eve of the actual kick off of the 33rd Annual Indian Gaming 2018 Tradeshow and Convention.view
Scientific Games Corporation has announced it has successfully launched an online sports betting channel for Szerencsejáték Zrt., the largest gaming service provider in Hungary.view
Vegas Stats & Information Network has announced an agreement to deliver daily sports updates for Cheddar Big News, Cheddar’s new general news network. Cheddar is a live financial news network streaming live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.view
The Analyst | After New Jersey presented its case, ultimately regarding the constitutionality of the Federal ban on sports wagering, to the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS), most court watchers voiced optimism that SCOTUS would rule the ban unconstitutional.view
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission late last week turned down a request to waive state registration for cleaning jobs on the casino floor at MGM Springfield. The eagerly awaited opening of the nearly $1 billion casino/resort is anticipated in September.view
Advanced technology has now come to the iconic Plaza Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas with the announcement that ALICE, a leading hospitality software developer, is now providing housekeeping and maintenance software for use by the historic property.view
One Mann's Opinion | Were you aware Las Vegas and Phoenix are the only two cities in the nation with populations of more than one million that are not linked by an interstate? The official Interstate 11 website notes that it will enhance travel between Arizona and Nevadaview
Caesars Entertainment Corp. Sunday announced plans to manage two luxury hotels and a beach club in Dubai, the casino operator's first non-gaming resorts.view
Gaming and Leisure Properties has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the real estate assets of six casino properties from Tropicana Entertainment for $1.21B, exclusive of taxes and transaction fees of approximately $40.0M.view
MGM Resorts International along with its venture partner, Monday announced the execution of a definitive agreement to sell the Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin, Illinois. The purchaser is Eldorado Resorts.view
Caesars Entertainment Corporation has announced it has signed a definitive agreement with the Buena Vista Gaming Authority, an entity of the Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California to bring a new Harrah's-branded facility to Northern California.view
An end of an era in Asia’s thriving gambling world was marked late Thursday with word that Macau gambling king Stanley Ho will retire as chairman of SJM Holdings.view
All four of Ohio’s casinos posted significantly improved revenue in March. Gross Gaming Revenue (GGR) grew 8.3 percent during the month to $81.7 million from $75.4 million during the same period last year.view
SugarHouse Casino announced today that its longtime general manager, Wendy Hamilton, will step down this spring. Hamilton will remain with SugarHouse until a successor is appointed.view
The largest U.S. credit card issuers, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc. and American Express Co., have yet to formulate a policy delineating if and when their cards may be allowed for use in sports gambling.
The Louisiana Legislature adjourned its regular session without reaching a deal on a proposed extension of the Harrah’s New Orleans casino gambling license. The bill died thus dealing a major setback to plans for a new $350 million hotel project.
Wynn Resorts has announced it has completed the removal of nearly 1 million tons of contaminated sediment from the former chemical plant site on which it's building a $2.5 billion Boston-area casino now to be called Encore Boston Harbor.
Macau’s integrated resort industry should emulate Las Vegas by aiming for non-gaming attractions to contribute 40 percent of all revenue, according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena Senna de Fernandes.
Look for an abundance of University of Kentucky basketball fans to descend upon Las Vegas right before Christmas 2019. Wildcat officials announced that they will play Utah on Dec. 18, 2019 followed by a game against Ohio State on Dec. 21, 2019.